Celerating Pentecost

Pentecost (Acts 2:1) is the Greek name for the Hebrew Festival of weeks (Exodus 34:22), which was the celebration on first fruits of the wheat harvest. This was the festival in which the Holy Spirit was poured out in Jerusalem (Acts 2:1-4) and is also considered by many the “birthday” of the Church, as the first reference to converts being “added to the church” follows the Spirit’s outpouring (Acts 2:47).

On our calendar, Sunday June 9th was the Day of Pentecost. Let’s take a moment this week and reflect and thank God for sending the “other comforter” (John 14:26) to the earth and giving us a Body called the Church, to do the work of God’s Kingdom here on the earth. Happy Pentecost!

The post Celerating Pentecost appeared first on Perry Stone Ministries.

People who read this article also liked:


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.